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Interview with James Garcia

James Garcia (32) speaks with Carolina Camps (68) about his childhood in Queens, NY, his decision to enlist as a Marine, his deployments, and what it is like reintegrating back in to civilian life.

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Interview with Amber DiPietra

Kari, 33, and Amber, 31, talk about working at the non-profit Lighthouse for the Blind, and the way their personal experiences inform their work.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with Joel Lusk and Maceo Martinet

Joel D. Lusk and colleagues Cynthia Abeyta and Maceo Martinet talk about their work as biologists and the influences in their own lives that led them to the work they are engaged in. Cynthia and…

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Interview with Xavier Sainz and Thais Saínz

Nicole Di Rocca asks her parents about the lift on travel bans to Cuba, their recent family trip to the island, their involvement in the Revolution, their immigration over 40 years ago, and their…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Tommy Hendrix

Coworkers and friends Tommy Hendrix III, 15, and Jessie Fuentes, 19, talk about their lives, the youth center where they work, and their views on the community of Humboldt Park.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Andrez Lojano

Estudiantes de íngles, Claudia y Andrez hablan sobre de donde vinieron, sus familias, y la lucha quedar y trabajar aquí en los estados unidos. // English students Claudia and Andrez…

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Interview with Adriana Fernandez-Silva

Adriana Fernandez-Silva (95) talks with her grandson Patricio Uribasterra (35) about her family and life in Cuba, her experience as an exile, and moving to New York.

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Interview with Sylvia Greenfelt

Sylvia Greenfelt (89) and daughter Sharon Kersten (59) talk about Sylvia’s life growing up in Harlem, New York, and Newark, New Jersey, the daughter of Jewish immigrants.

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Interview with Dario Morell

Dario Morell (57) talks with son Dario Gabriel Morell “Gabriel” (20) about coming to the U.S. at the age of ten, and their visit to Cuba 47 years later to meet long-lost family.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Lydia Perez

Lydia Perez (58) and René Hernandez (62) talk about their experience in South Florida after immigrating from Cuba, their families, and their relationship.

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Interview with James Boyle

James Boyle, 52, habla con Virginia Lora, 24, sobre los diferentes tipos de trabajo que ha realizado y los motivos que lo llevaron por sus variados recorridos geográficos y…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Jessica Lam

Jessica Lam (39) and son Christopher Lam (19) talk about Chris’s experience as a child of Jessica, who is a transgendered woman, and identifies as Chris’s father.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with Josue Santiago and Jessica Lam

Josue Santiago (28) and Jessica Lam (39) talk about their experiences being gay and transgendered in Miami, Florida. They are joined by Jessica’s son, Christopher, who identifies as straight.

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Interview with Carlos Costa

Carlos tells facilitator, Virginia, about coming to the US from Lima, Peru, and his work in business with his children.

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Interview with Sylvia Pujals Amezaga

Sylvia talks to her daughter, Maria, and her granddaughter, Denise, about coming to the US from Cuba, living in Kentucky so her daughters could attend school, and moving to NY.

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Interview with Milancita Rodriguez

Vegas and Milancita talk about their work in the gay community, providing entertainment and activism.

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